HIV testing in Europe
In 2015, ECDC commissioned an evaluation of a previous ECDC publication, HIV testing: increasing uptake and effectiveness in the European Union guidance. The aim of the evaluation was to understand the use and impact of the 2010 HIV testing guidance in the EU/EEA, and to make recommendations for future steps by ECDC in this area, including, potentially, an updated guidance.
HIV Evaluation Guidance - Annex 1
In 2010, ECDC published the guidance HIV testing: increasing uptake and effectiveness in the European Union. In consideration of the recent developments in this field, ECDC is considering to update the guidance in 2016.
HIV Evaluation Guidance - Annex 2
As preparatory work, an evaluation of the impact of the 2010 guidance in the EU/EEA at national and supra-national levels has been commissioned.
HIV Evaluation Guidance - Annex 3
Citation analysis for HIV testing: increasing uptake and effectiveness in the European Union
Systematic review on the prevention and control of blood-borne viruses in prison settings
23 Jul 2018 - The objective of this report was to systematically review data on prevention and control of BBVs in prison settings, with a focus on the countries of the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA).
Laboratory testing of non-partner sperm donors
20 Jun 2018 - The European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control was asked by the European Commission to assess the risk involved in changing the testing requirements for HIV (human immunodeficiency virus), hepatitis B virus (HBV), and hepatitis C virus (HCV) with regard to the quality and safety of non-partner semen donations.
Utilising social media to support HIV/STI prevention: evidence to inform a handbook for public health programme managers
27 Jul 2017 - This report describes and analyses the social media space and the opportunities it presents for programmes to prevent HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among youth across Europe.